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Soccer's Short-Lived Super League

That's News to Me


Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

In this lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students learn about how plans for Europe's most popular soccer teams to come together and create a "super league" have been canceled. Students discuss related vocabulary and success in relation to sports. This lesson includes a speaking task.

  • collapse
  • launch
  • astonishing
  • proposal
  • domestic
  • tournament
  • annual
  • jeopardize
  • antithesis
  • defend
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)